Moran births between 1864 and 1913


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Surname Dictionary

Moran Very numerous: all areas, especially Connacht. Ir. (1) Ó Móráin, mór, great. (2) Ó Mughróin, from first name Mughrón (seal-man). There were four septs involved in Connacht. See also Morahan. SI.
Ó Móráin fairly rare: Dublin, Galway etc. Ir.Lang. See Moran.
Ó Móráin Moran: líonmhar ach measctha le Ó Mughróin, q.v. Bhí clann aitheanta ag Ard na Rí, taobh le Béal an Átha; ní foláir go raibh cinn eile timpeall na tíre. Ainm baineann an-choitinn a b'ea Mór agus bhí ainm fireann Morann ann, leis.
Ó Mughróin Moran: líonmhar i gcoitinne ach féach Ó Móráin, leis. Deir de Bhulbh (1) dream de chuid Chlann Chathail i Ros Comáin agus (2) craobh d'Uí Máine i nGaillimh. Bíonn an leagan galldaithe Moran orthu go léir anois. Féach Ó Móráin & Mac Mughróin.
 

Districts and births


Variants in the birth records, with totals

  • Moran: 14801
  • Moren: 20
  • Morin: 21
  • Moron: 6
  • Mouran: 6
  • Morine: 3

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